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Jacqueline Vernon
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1955
Caretta
McDowell County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1988
Virginia, USA

UNITED STATES ARMY VETERAN
VIRGINIA STATE TROOPER

Killed in the line of duty

Trooper Jacqueline Vernon had a vehicle stopped on I-395 in Arlington, Virginia 1/10 of a mile south of Glebe Road. While standing by the drivers door of the stopped vehicle and speaking to the driver a Metro bus swerved into her lane and struck her. Trooper Vernon died on arrival at the hospital. She was the first female law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in the history of the state of Virginia.

SHE IS ON THE NATIONAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS MEMORIAL PANEL 23E LINE 11

WE HONOR HER MEMORY SO SHE IS NEVER FORGOTTEN. 
 
Burial:
Restlawn Memorial Gardens
Bluewell
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Jdrhook
Record added: Jul 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54626828
Jacqueline Vernon
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Jacqueline Vernon
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Jacqueline Vernon
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Never forgotten.
- Amy Caddell
 Added: Aug. 16, 2015

- Laura
 Added: Jun. 13, 2013
God bless you for your service & sacrifice. Rest in Peace with God.
- Jdrhook
 Added: Jul. 7, 2010
 
 
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